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The Diuguid Records, 1861-1865, and Biographical Sketches

By: Jerry H. Markham

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: M4292

ISBN: 0788442929

Condition: 434 pages, 6x9, 2007, 6x9, paper, 434 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Between May 1, 1861 and May 31, 1865 at least 2,726 soldiers (including Union soldiers) were prepared for burial in Lynchburg, Virginia, by Diuguid Funeral Home. This number is based on the burial records maintained by Mr. George Alexander Diuguid (1820-1893), cabinetmaker and undertaker. Using Mr. Diuguid’s burial records and other sources, this volume was created to identify each soldier, provide his burial location, date of death or burial, cause of death (if it can be determined), and any pertinent information related to that individual. Part I of this work discusses the Diuguid rec... View more info